Is automation viable in South Africa – with 40% unemployment?

Is automation viable in South Africa – with 40% unemployment?

Panel Discussion

  • Online via Zoom
  • Thursday, 2nd December 2021
  • 15h00 - 16h00 SAST, CAT, GMT+2

Please joint us for a panel discussion, hosted by:

Martin Bailey, Industrial Logistic Systems - Chairman

Martin has 40 years of experience in logistics & has been responsible for the development of over 500 warehouse facilities

Karen Pretorius, KPI Cubed - CEO

A niche consulting company specialising in Change management, Supply Chain and Talent Management functions related to FMCG, Retail, Manufacturing and Third Party Logistics Services.

Archie Vermeulen,  RAM Supply Chain Solutions Proprietary Limited - Managing Director & Part Owner

Archie has in excess of 25 years Supply Chain & Warehousing experience most of which was gained while he served as Executive Head of Logistics for both Vodacom (15 years) and Cell C (6 years)


Introduction – what’s happening in supply chain automation (trends)?
What will be long term effect of automation?
When is automation viable?
Experience in automation facilities
How to do the change management?
What about the social effect on South Africa?

Registration is FREE and everyone is welcome!



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